ADS Drinks & Data: Deep Dive into Machine Learning


October 18, 2017 - 16:30

Date: Wednesday 18 October 2017

Time: 16:30-18:45

Location: Amsterdam Business School (UvA) – C Building – Room C1.03 – Plantage Muidergracht 12, 1018 TV Amsterdam


The ADS Meet-up offers the opportunity for researchers and business to share their knowledge and give insight on a central theme, specifically on the afternoon of Wednesday 18 October this will be on Machine Learning.

In this afternoon edition, there is also the chance to network after, with drinks and snacks provided.


Introduction & Chair:

16:30-17:00: Speaker 1: Zeynep Akata Assistant Professor, Informatics Institute, University of Amsterdam (UvA), Scientific Manager, Delta Lab and Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany

17:00-17:30: Speaker 2: Jie Tang Associate Professor, Knowledge Engineering Lab, Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

17:30-18:00: Speaker 3: Peter Grünwald Professor – Universiteit Leiden, Scientific Staff Member, Group Leader Department of Machine Learning, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI)

18:00-18:45: Drinks & snacks in the cafe of the D-Building Amsterdam Business School, UvA


Registration is free but please do so in advance through Meet-up

The event will be in English and is open to all


Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) accelerates data science research by connecting, sharing and showcasing world-class technology, expertise and talent from Amsterdam on a regional, national and international level. Our research enables business and society to better gather, store, analyse and present data in order to gain valuable insights and make informed decisions.


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